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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-1999-1370
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:21
Published 23 Mar 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1370

Summary

The setup wizard (ie5setup.exe) for Internet Explorer 5.0 disables (1) the screen saver, which could leave the system open to users with physical access if a failure occurs during an unattended installation, and (2) the Task Scheduler Service, which might prevent the scheduled execution of security-critical programs.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie 5.0


References

NTBUGTRAQ - 19990323 MSIE 5 installer disables screen saver


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24